Lumen Manager Process Improvement - Work from Home in Jefferson City, Missouri
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Our Manager Process Improvement serves as the mastermind behind turning opportunities into highly functioning processes. This role requires ingenuity, creativity and the ability to consider all possibilities when looking for the best possible outcome for the team, the Company and most importantly the Customer. Behind every great solution is a great team and this role requires a leader who is invested in the development of the team, fosters a culture of conversation and leads by example.
If problem solving, communicating and leading a team of visionaries is your thing - this is the role for you!!
The Main Responsibilities
Leads collaborative think sessions and lends expertise to manage projects and create processes while keeping focus on the end user experience and achieve organizational objectives.
Implement and drive accountability to Scaled Agile methods. Including execution of grooming and testing plans to ensure we meet monthly release deadlines for IT delivery.
Accountability for overall team success through development of highly engaged and passionate problem solvers. This means sharing your knowledge, coaching through failures and celebrating team success.
Building a culture of accountability by ensuring deadlines are met, customers can execute processes and team is always challenged to think outside of the box and encouraged to bring never thought of solutions to the table.
Monitors and takes quick action in providing communication to stakeholders and team when performance indicators (fallout, billing, ordering, channel effectiveness, customer experience) indicate there is need for process improvement.
Responsible for other leadership duties including; staffing, budgeting, resource allocation, communicating Corporate strategies, participation in all mandatory training, etc. You didn’t think this career could be fun 100% of the time!
What We Look For in a Candidate
Extensive knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to work in a fast-paced, complex environment
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and relevant experience
6+ years of related experience
Telecommunications background with experience in call center operations
Experience working in Jira and Salesforce
8+ years of related experience
What to Expect Next
Requisition #: 253143
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